Term archive for "contingency plan"

The Power of the Fall Back Plan


If you were planning on heading into Boston tomorrow to see the always spectacular Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular, it’s time to adjust your timeline. Due to the approach of Tropical Storm Arthur, which may be a full-fledged hurricane by the time it nears the Massachusetts shore, organizers have decided that the concert and fireworks will… Continue Reading »

Down But Not Out: Making the Best of Outages


Yesterday many unsuspecting users and business owners who went on Facebook with the intention of updating their statuses, posting comments, sending messages or post photos were faced with a rude awakening. Facebook was undergoing some network maintenance, causing errors for some users attempting to post on the site, with Facebook prompting them to “try back… Continue Reading »

Don’t Get Caught in the Dark: Contingency Plans


On Monday we took a look at what small and medium sized businesses can learn from the Super Bowl, and more specifically the advertisements. However, there is another lesson to be taken from Super Bowl XLVII: always have a contingency plan. Even if you did not watch the game on Sunday, by now you have… Continue Reading »